Headtorch, experts in workplace mental health
A team of specialists in learning & development and psychology, backed up by clinical and legal professionals.
With proven results, we enable organisations to build a positive mental health culture and support mental health in the workplace.
Our programmes increase engagement, help to reduce absenteeism and importantly, create a workplace culture where people thrive.
We have tailored solutions for all levels of organisations, from the board room to the front line, delivered on-line or face to face.
We constantly assess the results of our work – we know we make a significant impact.
Headtorch works in collaboration with the School of Psychology at The University of Glasgow, we have the academic results to prove efficacy.
We have solutions for all levels of an organisation:
Strategy – a high level consultation to determine where you are, where you want to get to, and how to get there.
Senior Leaders – understand mental health at work, the business and legal reasons why you must take action, and what to do.
Line Managers – Become confident when it comes to mental health, know how to spot signs, have sensitive conversations, and know what to do.
Mental Health Champions – Gain an in depth knowledge of workplace mental health and well-being. Know what to look out for and how to support your colleagues.
Front Line & Direct Staff – gain an introduction to mental health, understand what it is and be certain that your organisation is taking this seriously.
Skills Programme – there’s never been a more important time to support your people, a series of virtual classroom events to look after mental fitness and focus in these difficult times.
Annual Conference – run by Headtorch with the School of Psychology at the University of Glasgow, fun, thought provoking and interactive.
Key Note Talks – the ideal launch pad for workplace mental health initiatives. Engaging presentations with live theatre, original filmed drama, questions and … goats.
Headtorch programmes are evidenced based with proven results.
There's never been a more important time to support the mental health of your employees while they work at home. Find out how to keep your staff mentally fit.
A televisual on-line learning programme taking you into the world of mental health at work. Hear expert commentary and lived experience; learn the essentials and practical tips.
“The Headtorch sessions added immense value - productivity and engagement increased, people felt valued and there was better focus. We still talk about this, a 3 hour workshop is having an impact 18 month later. Headtorch is proven to bring mental health and emotional wellbeing to the forefront in the workplace, adding value to every organisation through every team member.”
Nick Payne, On Trade Sales Director, Budweiser Budvar
Case Study: Payback was almost instant for Volvo/Rokbak Trucks
Rokbak Trucks, a part of Volvo Construction Equipment, called on Headtorch to help tackle their mental health culture head on – and found that the payback was almost instant. THE CHALLENGE Volvo Construction Equipment is one of the world’s leading manufacturers of construction and mining equipment. Following a heavily subscribed Suicide Awareness event and subsequent […]
The Optimist with the Killer Ideas
The man from down under has a smile almost as wide as the Sydney Bridge. When you speak, he listens very carefully to your opinion. When he talks, he communicates a constant sense of optimism. Tim Duggan persists in bringing a touch of bright Australian sunshine to business discussions with a bunch of deceptively unorthodox […]
A big thank you to Oriane Georgeac PhD from Yale School of Management for joining us on the Wellbeing Hour last week and sharing her insights on Diversity & Inclusion in the workplace. Some highlights are – Diversity & inclusion, sustainability, and wellbeing – these are non-negotiable, sacred values. Justifying your commitment to them […]
World Mental Health Day Event
Building a Mentally Healthy Culture Headtorch and the Employers Network for Equality & Inclusion (ENEI) are running a free event for World Mental Health Day. We’ll explore: what happens when mental health & wellbeing are made strategic priorities the business case for taking action the workplace mental health journey how to build a mentally healthy […]
Peter Kelly Podcast
“If there’s ever a moment when health & wellbeing can make a difference, it’s now.” “The pandemic was the biggest unprepared change for the last 100 years.” “Two tectonic plates colliding – the pandemic and the recession.” … and here’s practical tips to deal with this. Highlights from September’s Wellbeing Hour with Peter Kelly – […]